Sitting in a trailer by a medieval castle in the Roman countryside, Dino De Laurentiis puffs on a cigarillo and waxes proudly about British helmer David Leland's "The Decameron," the first of a trio…
Veteran Italian sales agent Adriana Chiesa has been appointed topper of Italy's film promotion body AIP-FilmItalia.
Italian helmer Gabriele Muccino ("The Last Kiss") will direct Will Smith in Columbia Pictures' inspirational pic "The Pursuit of Happyness," based on the true rags-to-riches tale of Chicago…
While Pope Benedict XVI has been compared to Darth Vader by Catholic liberals, the new pontiff's association with showbiz seemingly stops there.
Young helmer Paolo Sorrentino's stylish Mafia drama "The Consequences of Love" is the big winner of Italy's 49th David di Donatello Awards, scooping five statuettes in key categories and outshining…
Milan prosecutors on Tuesday requested the indictment of Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi in a four-year probe into alleged tax fraud and false accounting at the media…
Silvio Berlusconi has formed a new government, surviving a clash with coalition allies that last week led to his formal resignation as prime minister.
Gauls are watching a copshow set in Rome's Tuscolano 'hood, two other Italo copshows are to air in China, a soap set in a Turin shopping mall will go out in Kazakhstan, and several Italo skeins will…
Milan's La Scala Theater replaced its top exec Thursday in an attempt to end the power clashes between staff and management at the venerable opera house that led to vet conductor Riccardo Muti's…
Media mogul-turned-politician Silvio Berlusconi on Wednesday formally resigned as prime minister of Italy's 59th postwar government but plans to continue running the country by forming a new…